Andy Kline hosts.
Roblin Gray Davis talked about Saturday’s workshop for storytellers;
The Grindhouse-Liberation Film Festival at UAS was discussed;
Bob Tkacz gave a preview of his presentation for the World Affairs Council about International politics and seafood;
We heard from Kate Savage and Ron Antaya from NOAA, about their Wildlife Wednesday talk tonight at UAS;
And Sean Janes from Alaska Powder Descents highlighted tomorrow’s Juneau premiere of the latest film from Teton Gravity Research.
- Plows cleared away slushy snow Saturday morning. But icy conditions persisted because state workers wanted to avoid using too much overtime. Budget cuts to the Alaska Department of Transportation will affect drivers for another winter.
- For the past three months, a magistrate judge based in Yakutat has covered Haines arraignments and other court proceedings. But this week, that changes.
- Alaska Airlines has won government approval to buy rival Virgin America after agreeing to reduce its flight-selling partnership with American Airlines.
- As the winter solstice approaches and daylight hours are short in Alaska, public safety, medical groups and other Alaska businesses are calling attention to pedestrian safety.